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Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.